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Hungary’s Experience Suggests Greece Will Follow E.U. on Russia – For a Price

Both Budapest and Athens have flirted with support for Russia but have fallen in line with Brussels

Suspected Ebola patient admitted to California hospital

56 minutes agoNews : The Newsroom

A patient suspected of being infected with Ebola was admitted on Thursday to the University of California, Davis, Medical Center in Sacramento, the hospital said in a statement. The statement provided no further immediate information...Show More Summary

Suitcase Full Of Body Parts Found Near Twitter Headquarters In ‘Extremely Gruesome Crime Scene’

57 minutes agoNews : The Inquisitr - News

Discarded luggage was found near Twitter headquarters in San Francisco on Wednesday, and upon further investigation, police discovered a gruesome scene. The bloody suitcase actually contained human body parts that had been stuffed inside and just left outside on the street. Show More Summary

British Fighters 'Escort' Russian Bombers Near U.K. Airspace

57 minutes agoNews : The Two-Way

A pair of Russian "Bear" bombers flew alarmingly close to British airspace on Wednesday. London has asked Moscow to explain the incident.

‘I am Kenji’ Facebook page rallies behind Japanese hostage

58 minutes agoNews : The Rundown News Blog

A hastily constructed Facebook page, titled “I am Kenji,” calls for Islamic State militants to free Japanese journalist Kenji Goto. His captors gave a deadline of sundown Thursday to work out a prisoner swap for a female attempted suicide bomber. Continue reading ? The post ‘I am Kenji’ Facebook page rallies behind Japanese hostage appeared first on PBS NewsHour.

‘Break Down Borders 5K’ in San Diego highlights injustices at border regions around the world

On Saturday, January 24th, 2015, the Palestinian Youth Movement – San Diego and Colectivo Zapatista co-organized their 2nd Break Down Borders 5K along the U.S. side of the U.S.-Mexico Border. The 5K draws parallels between injustices happening at the various borders in Palestine under Israeli military control and the border between the U.S. Show More Summary

10 Ridiculously Funny Things Ansel Elgort Did at the Knicks Game

1 hour agoNews : CitizenSugar

Ansel Elgort popped up at Wednesday night's Knicks game at NYC's Madison Square Garden, and we're pretty sure he had more fun than anyone else. The pictures from the game show Ansel making hilarious faces, taking photos with fans, and literally crawling on the court to retrieve his dropped cell phone. Show More Summary

Facebook investment largesse manageable – for now

Boss Mark Zuckerberg splashed out so much on new projects that his firm’s Q4 operating margin fell by a third. But the social network’s top line grew 49 pct thanks to more users and mobile income. That’s a reasonable dynamic, assuming Zuckerberg is picking the right ventures.

37 Times Oprah Made a Really Great Point

1 hour agoNews : CitizenSugar

Though Oprah Winfrey is a motivational guru, is the undisputed queen of television, and has garnered praise for her roles in The Color Purple, Lee Daniels' The Butler, and Selma - she's yet to adopt any sort of royal wave. Instead, she...Show More Summary

Like she ‘just killed 5 people’: Pat Robertson says woman ‘going to hell’ for living in sin with man

1 hour agoNews : The Raw Story

Televangelist Pat Robertson warned a woman on Thursday that her daughter would go to hell if she continued to live with a man who was separated from his wife because living in sin was like being a serial killer. “My daughter is a Christian and a good person,” a viewer named Brenda told...

U.S. Army Iraq Veteran Lindsay Lowery Accused Of ‘Stolen Valor’ For Leading Infantry Soldiers As A Female

Retired U.S. Army veteran Lindsay Faith Lowery is now a journalist who operates under the pseudonym “Prissy Holly” since she used to deal directly with the “worst of the worst” Muslim extremists in Iraq, some of whom apparently worked with Osama bin Laden. Show More Summary

Get to Know George Clooney's Wife, Amal

1 hour agoNews : CitizenSugar

Source: Getty / Steve Granitz After years of holding on to his bachelor status, George Clooney finally took the plunge and married Amal Alamuddin in Venice, Italy, last September. Since then, they've walked the red carpet at the Golden Globes and Amal has turned heads even without George by her side. Show More Summary

Prosecutor urges lifting Guantanamo ban on women guards touching inmate

1 hour agoNews : The Newsroom

By Ian Simpson FORT MEADE, Md. (Reuters) - A Guantanamo Bay military court order that bars female guards from touching an accused al Qaeda commander violates Pentagon sex discrimination guidelines and means inmates could set prison policies, a prosecutor argued Thursday in a hearing on the ban. Show More Summary

A Chance for Justice in Sri Lanka?

Mahinda Rajapaksa's defeat in Sri Lanka's 2015 presidential election evoked, for me, some harrowing images and a glimpse at a path to justice. An estimated 40,000 civilians died in the final weeks of Sri Lanka's 26-year civil war, as government forces battled the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam, commonly known as the Tamil Tigers. Show More Summary

Attorney Arrested for Telling Cops Not to Take Pictures of Her Client

1 hour agoNews : Mediaite

A San Francisco public defender was arrested after refusing to let police officers take pictures of her client. The encounter was caught on video.

South Dakota bill would allow teachers to question evolution and climate change

1 hour agoNews : The Raw Story

Lawmakers in South Dakota are pushing a bill that would allow teachers to address the supposed “weaknesses” in the scientific theories of evolution and global warming. The bill, which is described as academic freedom legislation, would free up teachers from interference by state or local education...

NEW DETAILS IN VANDERBILT COLLEGE FOOTBALL PLAYERS’ ASSAULT TRIAL Airs on “20/20? Friday, January 30, 10 PM ET on ABC

NEW DETAILS IN VANDERBILT COLLEGE FOOTBALL PLAYERS’ ASSAULT TRIAL  Airs on “20/20? Friday, January 30, 10 PM ET on ABC   It is the scandalous crime that has made headlines across the country — college football stars at one of the country’s most prestigious schools...

Why punishment doesn’t help psychopathic criminals

1 hour agoNews : The Raw Story

People with full-blown psychopathy are generally remorseless, callous, don’t take responsibility for their actions, lie and manipulate others, says Sheilagh Hodgins, a professor at the University of Montreal and at Sweden’s Karolinska Institute. Most end up in the criminal justice system, where...

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